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Forklift Operator I


Simpsonville, SC, US

Sealed Air partners with customers to solve their most critical packaging challenges with innovative solutions that leave our world, environment, and communities better than we found them. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands includes Cryovac® food packaging and Bubble Wrap® protective packaging which respectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales in 2018 and has approximately 15,500 employees who serve customers in 123 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description


  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming shipments and prepares items for shipment.




  • Monitors incoming materials, comparing identifying information and counting, weighing and/or measuring items to verify accuracy.
  • Put away inbound items.  Examines incoming materials to ensure that they are intact and damage free.  Operates lift truck or handtruck to move, convey or hoist materials to staging areas or rack locations.
  • Pulls items for further processing.  Determines area and location for transfer of material.  Records all shortages and damages and reports issues to team leader for further investigation.
  • Prepares, stages materials for truck loading.  Counts and transports materials for customer and intra company freight.  Transports materials, scrap, supplies as needed for manufacturing.
  • Coordinate with Machine Operators to ensure that proper amount of correct material is available at machinery to allow for uninterrupted production.
  • Inspect lift (battery or gas) daily and perform maintenance on the vehicle and report any maintenance deficiencies.
  • Responsible for transporting pallet covers and pallets from inventory racks and warehouse, to production area. 





  • High School diploma or equivalent


  • Forklift Certification preferred
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to interface effectively with employees, vendors and customers of all levels.
  • Flexibility within a high performance work environment.
  • Ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.
  • Able to work without close supervision.
  • Able to follow instructions and make decisions based on data obtained.

Other Requirements:

  • Computer knowledge and 1-2 years of Windows applications, SAP and Sym-ple experience preferred.

D Class / C Shift

Requisition id: 29813 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).


Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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